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CBS
Jan 7, 2013 5:00am PST
for underprivileged children and the environment. >> hi. i'm so glad you could join me because i have an exciting story for you. a few short months ago, i suffered with inflammation, just like so many of you. the worst was in my hip. things like stairs and getting out of the car were hard for me. hiking is a passion for me; i've hiked all over the world. i've spent time in africa, hiked the copper canyon, been to the arctic, even the inca trail. but my hip got so bad, i couldn't do a basic hike anymore. i tried a lot of things, but nothing seemed to work. then i heard about nopalea. i'd love to tell you that i tried it right then and there, but i'm skeptical, so it sat on my kitchen counter until i thought, i have to try it. in about a month, the pain had diminished dramatically. eventually, i was able to plan my next hiking trip. my only regret is that i waited so long to try it. if you've suffered with inflammation or chronic pain for years, there is something that can help. that's why i'm here-- to share nopalea and more remarkable success stories with you. >> the nopal cactus is grown in the
CBS
Jan 8, 2013 6:00pm PST
be good for the environment but they can be a nightmare for pedestrians. those unintentionally stealthy hybrids can sneak up on you, sometimes with disastrous results. so the national transportation safety board is asking carmakers to add some noise. the agency says a little sound do prevent nearly 3,000 accidents per year. >>> it started with a giant crack. a familiar landmark on a popular bay area beach is erased in a matter of seconds. we talked to the man who saw it all go down. >> beautiful day in san jose today with highs approaching 60 degrees. find out when in your forecast in the south bay you will be dropping below freezing. chilly forecast is coming up. >>> okay, so quarterback wins the national championship. why did his girlfriend get all the glory? i'm dennis o'donnell. and mike singletary could be back as a head coach. find out where coming up. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute
CBS
Jan 8, 2013 5:00pm PST
" ids... can sneak up on >>> well, they may be good for the environment but they are a nightmare for pedestrians. those unintentionally stealthy hybrids can sneak up on people sometimes with disastrous results. the national transportation safety board is asking carmakers to add some noise. the agency says a little sound could prevent nearly 3,000 accidents per year. >>> a growing number of doctors, therapists and other professionals are charging clients who fail to show up for their appointments. but what about when you get stuck waiting around for a repair or delivery and no one shows? cbs 5 consumerwatch reporter julie watts on how you could be compensated, too. >>> reporter: >> thank you for calling comcast. >> reporter: she has called comcast so many times recently, she even has a name for the hold music. >> the hoyty. >> reporter: her internet service went down on december 26 not the best time of year for a service problem. she couldn't even reach a service representative at comcast for four days, she said. >> the first thing you always
CBS
Jan 13, 2013 8:30am PST
been in that environment. he had a wife and i think two children. he is representative of the force. and if you think not just to the service member but of the wife. the spousal husband whos ever back with the children with repetitive years gone, repetitive stresses and strains. they're an extraordinarily professional force. to my knowledge this is the first time we fought a lengthy war with a completely professional force. we don't really know the long term impact. it's held together well but there are a lot of disturbing numbers like suicides which worries me a lot. >> schieffer: it seems to me that we are asking a military to do more than it is designed to do. and people are talking about reducing the size of the military but it seems to me if we're going to ask the same of the military that we're asking now, we actually need a larger military. and i don't think that's going to happen. >> well, i would take it in a slightly different direction. we are asking the same military but i'm not sure it's a military that the american people know. most of us see a soldier or sailor airma
CBS
Jan 12, 2013 5:00am PST
street environment it focused on more short-term results. more than a year after his death, steve johnsbs was still at the top. at number two, amazon's jeff bezos, share holders of the online retailer have seen a return of more than 12,000% since 1996. in third place, the leader of samsung. he's turned the maker of large screen tvs and cell phones into a dominant worldwide player in consumer electronics. including in the top 100, notables like current hewlett-packard's ceo meg whitman. the owner of the nba's nets and former google ceo eric schmidt. and the biggest leap for a ceo from harvard's last ranking in 2010 was made by lars sorensen who leads the pharmaceutical manufacturer. he jumped all the way from number 233 to number 20. >> and joining us now is susan battery, an expert on leadership and career experts. she's a ceo herr of battley consultants. good morning. >> do you think they got it right? i think they got it right on one aspect which is shareholder value over time. while this is critical in terms of what investors are looking at, i do believe
CBS
Jan 13, 2013 6:00am PST
environment in his futuristic lab on the campus of the university of california san diego. >> sensing something man made right around that region. >> reporter: and albert lin is just one in a long line of explorers whose work is funded by "national geographic." >> people think of this as either a magazine or as a television channel. that yellow border that everyone is so familiar with. but really exploration is what it's always defined our heart. >> reporter: and terry garcia, who oversees geographic's current exploration programs says it all began when founders, including inventor alexander graham bell, started the "national geographic" society 125 years ago today. >> here we have one of the finest of early american sculptures. >> we have funded more than 10,000 scientific research projects and expeditions. >> reporter: more than 10,000! we celebrated the 10,000th about a year-and-a-half ago. this is a classic photograph of hiram bingham who in 1912 discovered or we like to say rediscovered machu pichu. >> reporter: it wasn't just that amazing inca settlement in peru. >> jacks couste
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 7:00am PST
's environment, given that, again, 42% of our population is diverse, we should have a cabinet that looks like america. >> so every administration doesn't have enough diversity in it. >> i'm kind of quite surprised at that because with this president with his particular history and given all the campaign rhetoric about diversity and the female voter. >> let me bring up what the president's spokesperson said, jay carney. he said the president is choosing the best candidate available for the job. >> i'm shocked at that statement. you know that's kind of a statement that was an excuse that was commonly used 20 25 years ago. we're not talking about special treatment. we're talking about going out and finding the most qualified people where over 50% of the population are women, and we have tens of millions of americans who are people of color. >> so your message to the president is? >> i think he can do better. with every administration. regardless of which administration it is. we hope that we have a more diverse cabinet, that again, reflects america. our population is
CBS
Jan 14, 2013 7:00am PST
in the environment, you learn every square inch of the beautiful everglades. >> reporter: these fields of saw grass and marshy woods are also home to 68 threatend or endangered species. birds, hundreds of alligators, and something you can't see, tens of thousands of burmese pythons. the snakes are foreign predators devouring the native animals that belong here. they can eat bears, you say, even panthers? deer? >> deer, hogs, and smaller animals. >> reporter: which is why on saturday the state of florida kicked off what it calls the python challenge. a month-long snake hunt with prizes for those who catch and kill pythons. 1,000 people have signed up, most of them amateurs like sean and kate hicks of georgia. >> we have zero experience, zero hunting experience, and i've never killed anything ever. we'll see. i don't know. >> reporter: sean heard about the challenge and signed up as a christmas present for his wife. >> we brought a big 18-inch machete, knife. so -- >> reporter: do you know how to use it? >> no, never used it in my life. i assume i swing it real hard. rep
CBS
Jan 8, 2013 7:00am PST
more than 461 planets where life might exist in a rocky environment. >>> a boeing 787 had a fire break out monday on a dreamliner that was parked at boston's logan airport. the empty plane has been in service for less than a month. a cleaning crew found the cabin filled with smoke. there were no injuries, and federal officials are investigating. >>> and the "new york post" says hillary clinton got a football helmet as a gag gift from her state department colleagues on her first day back to work monday after a concussion that caused a blood clot. a spokesman says "as you know washington is a contact sport." think they got a great sense of humor over there. >>> if you're making travel plans for this year fasten your seat belts. air fares and hotel prices are expected to rise again in 2013. cbs news travel editor peter greenberg is here with more of this year's good and the bad news travel trend. hello, mr. greenberg. >> hello, miss king. the bad news air fares. they'll go up between 8% and 12%. >> why? >> fewer airlines. consolidations mergers. we may see one ha
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